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Ask your questions, raise your concerns- NOT at this townhall

Ask your questions, raise your concerns- NOT at this townhall

By Michael Greer   I’ve been to dozens of Townhalls in the last few months and none of them were organized by Republicans. So, I was pleased when I saw that the Republicans were having a Townhall.   My understanding of Townhalls is that they provide an opportunity for our Representatives to inform constituents of […]

Do We Need More State Workers?

Do We Need More State Workers?

By Jon Coupal Government employee union leaders are grinning from ear to ear. Governor Brown wants to hire an additional 1,600 employees and jettison some state contracts with private sector workers. It’s been said that all government work should be subjected to the “Yellow Pages test.” If a service provider can be found in the […]

Calpensions identifies poster child for pension reform initiative

Calpensions identifies poster child for pension reform initiative

Backers of an initiative that would give new Ventura County employees a 401(k)-style plan, rather than a pension, sometimes mention a lawsuit filed last fall by a former sheriff. Bob Brooks, whose salary as Ventura County sheriff was $227,600 a year when he retired in January 2011, received an annual pension of $283,000. He filed […]

Yet Another B.rad S.herman Townhall

Yet Another B.rad S.herman Townhall

Viewpoint/Event Report By Michael Greer Brad Sherman’s Next Career – Stand-up Comedian? Representative Brad Sherman thinks he’s funny. He has a perpetual grin on his face and he always tries to make jokes during his townhalls. I have worked for managers of comedians such as Robin Williams, Billy Crystal, David Letterman, Dana Carvey, and Martin Short, […]

January 22, 1973 another U.S. day of Infamy……

January 22, 1973 another U.S. day of Infamy……

By Celeste Greig Once again the liberal pro-abort, order anti-woman, malady anti-family will be celebrating the destruction of human life, and the pro-child, pro-life, pro-woman and pro-family will be praying to end the slaughtering from the abortion mills of innocent pre-born babies, who have been denied the right to life since the U.S. Supreme Court ruled with Roe v. […]

Undermining Prop 13: State Set to Drive Out Business

Undermining Prop 13: State Set to Drive Out Business

By Jon Coupal A handful of far-left, Bay Area activists think they have come up with a clever plan to chip away at Proposition 13. Specifically, they are attempting to persuade local school boards and city councils to pass resolutions in support of removing Prop 13 protections for business property. While “resolutions” are not laws, […]

The Globalization of California

The Globalization of California

Viewpoint/Event Report By Michael Greer About 120 people attended the “Globalization of California” (speakers) conference Sunday, 1/12/14.  American Freedom Alliance www.americanfreedomalliance.org does video record the conferences and they are available on their website but still too few have any idea that about 1000 people are deciding the future of the entire world. Nothing discussed at this conference […]

I got this call ….

I got this call ….

Viewpoint By Debra Tash I got this call. Now I get a lot of calls, dosage mostly trying to sell me something, pilule or get me to donate to something. The word SUCKER must be written next to my name in a long lost phone book.  And then this call came from Kevin McCarthy’s campaign.  […]

New Tool to Fight Back Against Concerted Attack on Proposition 13

New Tool to Fight Back Against Concerted Attack on Proposition 13

Viewpoint A San Francisco-based far left activist group has recently declared war on Proposition 13. They want to abolish Proposition 13 as we know it so that they can begin an unprecedented shakedown of California taxpayers. They are trying to pressure local officials into passing resolutions opposing Prop. 13. Now, dosage you can fight back […]

VCTA Endorses County Committee for Pension Fairness

VCTA Endorses County Committee for Pension Fairness

Viewpoint Committee Files Initiative for Sustainable Retirement System VCTA Endorses Committee for Pension Fairness FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Newsletter of the Ventura County Taxpayers Association Today, sick representatives of the Committee for Pension Fairness filed a sweeping retirement system reform  ballot measure for the November 2014 election known as the “Sustainable Retirement System  Initiative”. This measure, the first […]